• Filings suggest Nike paid in pursuit of players

    ESPN "Newly released evidence in the federal government's criminal case against attorney Michael Avenatti suggests employees at Nike were paying high-profile college basketball prospects' handlers and families tens of thousands of dollars in under-the-table payments. In an email on..." August 17

  • Virginia Tech lands 4-star recruit Darius Maddox

    Zagsblog "Darius Maddox, the 6-foot-4 guard from Oak Hill Academy (VA) and Team Durant AAU, announced his commitment to Virginia Tech on Friday. He picked the Hokies over Kansas State and Seton Hall. This year on the Nike EYBL Circuit, Maddox averaged 16.2 points and 3.1 rebounds..." August 17

  • Michigan offers 2020 forward Jace Howard, son of Juwan Howard

    Detroit News "It’s not often a recruit gets the chance to play for his father at his alma mater. It appears Jace Howard will have that opportunity. Howard, a 2020 forward, announced on Twitter that he received an offer from his dad, Juwan, and the Wolverines on..." August 15

  • 5-star center N'Faly Dante reclassifies to 2019, commits to Oregon

    The Score "Oregon added a surprise recruit to its 2019 class; five-star center N'Faly Dante announced his decision to reclassify and join the Ducks for the upcoming campaign. The Mali-born, 6-foot-11 big man played at Sunrise Christian Academy in Wichita, Kan., this past year. " August 13